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What you see on these two photos (one WS), is the most scadalous dwelling's mega-project ever built in Israel.
The Holyland project case recently resulted in a court indictment of no less than 10 public figures: Former Israel prime-minister Ehud Olmert, the former Jerusalem Mayor, former major bank CEO, along with other known names in Israel's business community and public position's. Pending appeals, they all sentenced to a 3.5 to 7 years jail terms and with heavy fines.

Read this Wikipedia page about the Holyland trial.
Besides the alleged bribery and money laundering involved, there was a substantial and beyond repair damage to the landscape and nature, in one of the most dominating high point in town.

Location on map: 31.757, 35.1885
Ike

Side note: The white oblong tanks on roof-tops, are Solar water-heating simple system, use of sun-rays to heat water – an Israeli world-patent from some 60 years ago.

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